The February Pylon Animation Contest
Feb 01, 2019

February Contest Theme

This month's theme is "just out of reach." Those cookies one shelf too high. That next hand hold that is too far away while trying to climb a cliff. The next step on extremely steep stairs. What are some things that are just out of reach? Create your hilarious animation with this month's theme PLUS this month's secret ingredient, then enter!

February Secret Ingredient

Every month we have a new secret ingredient that is required to be included in your entry. This month we have a sound effect. How should you use this sound effect? It's up to you! It doesn't need to be prominent, but don't let it be so subtle that it gets lost.
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February Contest Awards

The top 3 winning entries will be uploaded to our YouTube account. And the top 3 winners will receive a complimentary limited edition T-Shirt created specifically for this contest! In addition, the top 3 winners will receive a portion of that month's T-Shirt sales. The first place winner receives $2 per shirt sold, and the second and third place winners each receive $1 per shirt sold! There is no limit to how many shirts can be sold, just the time limit. (Shirts can only be bought during this specified period of time.)

Buy the shirt!

February Contest Rules

  • Must be related to this month's theme: just out of reach
  • Must include this month's secret ingredient
  • Entry must be at least 1280 x 720 (recommended is 1920 x 1080)
  • You may use any software or equipment
  • Your entry must be at least 10 seconds and no more than 20 seconds
  • You may use any animation style (3D, 2D, stopmotion, etc)
  • Must be your own original work!
  • Any assets (including music) used must be created by yourself or be royalty free
  • Must NOT be video-game related
  • You may NOT submit a previous animation; it must be new and created for this contest
  • You may NOT include adult, suggestive, or offensive content
  • You may NOT steal other work or animations
  • Make sure you read these rules and the Terms & Conditions

Enter The Contest!


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